Cosmic Crisp Spring Field Day

Cosmic CrispTM Spring Field Day

Thursday April 7, 2016   

10:00 to 11:30 am   WSU ROSA Orchard

3:00 to 4:30 pm   WSU Sunrise Orchard

For growers planning to plant the eye catching, crisp and juicy Cosmic CrispTM (WA38) this is your opportunity to learn current horticulture recommendations.

 

Join us at your local location or join us at both locations in order to compare the bloom.

 

·       See what the trees and bloom look like in spring.

·       Discover the top things we have learned from this trial.

·       Learn management recommendations including planting distance, vigor control, pruning, and managing bloom for sufficient fruit.

 

Coming up soon

Watch tree fruit events for opportunities to taste fruit and visit the cosmic crisp blocks in June and September.

 

Directions

WSU Sunrise Orchard, off highway 28 on Sunrise Lane, about 11 miles south of Wenatchee.

WSU ROZA Orchard, Take N Gap Road North from Prosser, Turn East (right) onto King Tull Rd. Turn left (north) onto Hinzerling, then turn right (east) onto McCready. Follow McCready until Crosby Rd. Turn left (north) onto Crosby Rd. Follow N Crosby Rd crossing over Hanks and then Evans Rd. The WSU ROZA Farm will be on your right between Evans and W Kuhlman Rd.

 

Contacts

Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center (509) 663-8181

Stefano <stefano.musacchi@wsu.edu>, Tom Auvil <auvil@treefruitresearch.com>, Kate Evans <kate_evans@wsu.edu>